electronic scanner

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a radio receiver that moves automatically across some selected range of frequencies looking for some signal or condition


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The IRA statement accused prison chiefs of reneging on a deal reached on August 2010 which prisoners claim hasn't been fully implemented and would end the need for strip searching with the introduction of an electronic scanner.
This is done by scanning the finger or thumb with a non-evasive electronic scanner, which passes light over the finger or thumb.
The Home Office's Identity and Passport Service (IPS) has already issued four million of the new "ePassports", which store the holder's photograph and biographical information which can be then read by an electronic scanner at border control.
The Los Angeles City Council approved a program Wednesday to install microchips in the necks of all dogs and cats adopted from city animal shelters so that if they are later picked up as strays, they can be easily identified with an electronic scanner.
Shelter workers could then use an electronic scanner, much like a supermarket price scanner, to call up the name, address and phone number of the owner of lost pets.
The London borough of Newham trialled the electronic scanner checks, but the cost of the process raised questions about "value for money", the commission found.
It is among 11 chosen to count votes electronically, so while voters in the borough will still use polling booths on May 2 this year, ballot papers will be put through an electronic scanner which will count every vote.
First, they steal the phone number, most often by using an electronic scanner to read a phone's serial number and phone number.
The Los Angeles Animal Regulation Commission voted Monday to negotiate a contract with a private firm to implant microchips in dogs and cats so they can be more easily identified with the use of an electronic scanner.
Agriculture Minister Mr Nick Brown said a microchip would be inserted under the skin of each pet so it could be identified by an electronic scanner at ports and airports.
It will be faster than even the new electronic scanner system which will automatically count votes at next year's Scottish Parliament and council elections.
At visa interviews applicants will be asked to place their index fingers on an electronic scanner.
Everyone entering the city's newly refurbished courthouse was searched with an electronic scanner.
WHY spend hours sitting on a boat waiting for a fish to bite, when you can use this electronic scanner to track and target your prey?
BSI's electronic scanner provides counts and volume totals for a much broader range and size of product, from a grain of sand to PVC piping.
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